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AISB event Bulletin Item

AISB'07 - Ambient and Artificial Intelligence - Registration open

Registration now open for the

                            AISB convention 2007

                  April 2-4, 2007, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

The convention of the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and
Simulated Behaviour (AISB) is the annual key event bringing together researchers in the field from Britain and around the world.  In 2007, the
convention will be hosted in Newcastle Upon Tyne with an emphasis on the
topic of 'Artificial and Ambient Intelligence'.  The conference is
organised as a series of collocated symposia with plenary keynote sessions.  Nine symposia have been selected to be held in 2007:

	1. Affective Smart Environments
	2. Artificial Societies for Ambient Intelligence (ASAMI)
	3. Language, Speech and Gesture for Expressive Characters
	4. Imitation in Animals and Artifacts
	5. Mindful Environments
	6. Narrative AI and Intelligent Serious Games for Education
	7. Spatial Reasoning and Communication
	8. The Reign of Catz and Dogz? The Role of Virtual Creatures in a
	   Computerised Society

Registration is now open; early registration discounts apply until March 5.
For more information, please refer to

Questions regarding the convention can be directed to the conference
chairs, Patrick Olivier ( and Christian Kray